Community Development Permits

Permit Process

The City of Montgomery building department in conjunction with National Inspection Corporation (NIC) has implemented a paperless permit process and asks contractors to submit building permit applications and plans electronically. This is not a requirement, but should come as welcome news to those contractors who are able to produce plans electronically, as it will reduce the expense of printing plans, while significantly reducing storage needs for all concerned.

Email plans along with application to


The City of Montgomery uses National Inspection Corporation (NIC) for building permit review and on-site inspections.  If you have specific questions about building codes or if you are ready to schedule an inspection, call NIC directly at 888-433-4642.

Any questions pertaining to zoning or the City's building permit process should be directed to our city building staff at 513-792-8309.  You can find links to all building related permit applications on our permit forms page above.

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